Famous Competition Quotes

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Cooperation is a higher moral principle than competition.

Bryant McGill

Don't steal. The government hates competition.

Anonymous

Globalization of markets, competition, partnerships and risks should carry far more weight in the designing of strategic national development plans. It is not enough to think about government budgets anymore, you need to build your economy and businesses for global markets and competition

Med Jones

Countries that try to spread their ideologies by force, be it religion, socialism, capitalism, democracy or something else, will be overwhelmed by the human and economic cost of conflicts. Those countries will lag behind other countries that are focusing on developing their economies and advancing their interests via global partnerships and trade. With the new global knowledge and global competition, if you take your eye off the economic ball someone else will pick it up.

Med Jones

The only competition worthy of a wise man is with himself.

George Washington Allston

The world is divided into people who do things, and people who get credit. Try, if you can, to belong to the first class, there is far less competition.

Dwight Morrow

My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group there was much less competition.

Indira Nehru Gandhi

A state that denies its citizens their basic rights becomes a danger to its neighbors as well: internal arbitrary rule will be reflected in arbitrary external relations. The suppression of public opinion, the abolition of public competition for power and its public exercise opens the way for the state power to arm itself in any way it sees fit. A state that does not hesitate to lie to its own people will not hesitate to lie to other states.

Václav Havel

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.

Andrew Carnegie

Business is a good game - lots of competition and a minimum of rules. You keep score with money.

Atari founder Nolan Bushnell

Competition between individuals sets one against the other and undermines morale, but competition between organizations builds morale and encourages creativity.

Unknown

Competition is a painful thing, but it produces great results.

Jerry Flint

Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.

Henry Ford

Creativity flourishes when we are allowed to express our uniqueness for the JOY of it. No competition, just the delight of CREATING.

Gordana Biernat

If you're able to be yourself, then you have no competition. All you have to do is get closer and closer to that essence.

Barbara Cook

In a stiff competition.... the beneficiary is always a third person!!!!

Siddharth Astir

It is difficult for intellect, technology, and peace to coexist. Not because peace is static where the other two require constant stimulation. Peace can embrace change. It is because we live in a world where intellect and technology compete for power. And peace does not allow for inequality or competition.

Andrea Scholer, author and philosopher

It's hard to create humor because of the unfair competition from the real world.

Peter's Almanac

Knowledge is not a series of self-consistent theories that converges toward an ideal view; it is rather an ever increasing ocean of mutually incompatible (and perhaps even incommensurable) alternatives, each single theory, each fairy tale, each myth that is part of the collection forcing the others into greater articulation and all of them contributing, via this process of competition, to the development of our consciousness.

Paul Feyerabend

Life is nothing but a competition to be the criminal rather than the victim.

Bertrand Russell

More than ever, the creation of the ridiculous is almost impossible because of the competition it receives from reality.

Robert A. Baker

My grandfather once told me that there are two kinds of people: those who work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

My grandfather once told me that there were two kinds of people: those who do the work and those who take the credit. He told me to try to be in the first group; there was much less competition.

Indira Gandhi

One of the great mistakes that can be made by a man of my age is to get involved in athletic competition with children--unless, of course, they are under six. And even then, stay away from hide-and-seek.

Bill Cosby, Time Flies

parasitic and idiotic funding systems for overseas promotion mean that overproduced wine from Australian irrigated fruit will hit rock bottom, facing competition from South Africa

Wolfgang Blass

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